openSUSE Security Update : gsoap (openSUSE-2017-842)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 102011
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update for gsoap fixes the following security issue :
- CVE-2017-9765: A remote attacker may have triggered a buffer overflow to cause a server crash (denial of service) after sending 2GB of a specially crafted XML message, or possibly have unspecified futher impact.
SolutionUpdate the affected gsoap packages.